- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict, peace and security
- Peace and development
SIPRI looks at the most important symptoms of insecurity and efforts to control them.
SIPRI works to stop the spread of weapons of mass destruction, particularly biological, chemical and nuclear weapons.
SIPRI tracks arms production, international arms tranfers, arms embargoes and military spending.
SIPRI promotes dual-use and arms trade controls through research, publications, seminars and capacity-building activities.
SIPRI looks at the most important consequences of insecurity and efforts to minimize them.
SIPRI’s work in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) spans the region and involves several cross-cutting themes—including dialogue, peacekeeping, peacebuilding, military expenditure and security.
SIPRI analyses the state of European security and how it is changing.
SIPRI looks at security issues and development opportunities in Asia.
SIPRI looks at the long-term causes of insecurity to understand how societies identify and navigate paths to sustainable peace.
SIPRI looks at the effects of climate change on peace and security.
SIPRI focuses on the conditions necessary to resolve conflicts and the effects of positive peace in promoting sustainable development.
SIPRI focuses on systems of governance, their effects on local populations, and their relationship to the emergence of armed conflict or sustainable peace in a given setting.